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Springfield Man Killed In An Accident

Tue, 03 Dec 2013 08:34:22 CST
(Litchfield)--A Springfield man was killed in an accident Sunday afternoon on Interstate 55, at the Route 108 exit. According to Illinois State Police, 75 year old Ronald Ames of Springfield was riding a motorcycle southbound on the interstate, when he abruptly changed lanes and struck the rear of a southbound Suburban, driven by 41 year old John Owen of Bloomington.

Ames was pronounced dead at the scene by the Montgomery County Coroner's Office. Owens was not injured in the accident. An investigation into the accident is ongoing.


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